Cleveland Park
Interim Library

Have You Read...?

Staff Recommendation

In Tender at the Bone, Ruth Reichl writes about her unconventional upbringing and includes some great recipes she learned from people who influenced her life.

Are You Lucky?

Staff-Recommended Documentaries

If you were to win a lottery jackpot, would your life change for the better? Just as improbably, if a bolt of lightning struck you (and you survived!) would you find meaning in the experience?

November Fiber Arts Workshop

Feeling pressed to get those holiday gifts finished?  Join like-minded fiber artists to get a lot accomplished.On Thursday, Nov. 27 at 7 p.m., Barbara, Stephanie and Yamile will be on hand to help you make your own knitted tomte creations to gift or to enter in our contest. We will have a tomte exhibition in January, with prizes awarded to the winner, and first- and second-runners-up.

Mystery Book Club Takes a Holiday

The Mystery Book Club takes a December holiday. We will reconvene Thursday, Jan. 3 at 6:30 p.m. to discuss the BBC One series Sherlock, created by Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss and starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman.We will be joined by Lloyd Rose, author, critic, Dr. Who authority and long-time fan of Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes.

Kid's Graphic Novel Book Club

It's Back!

Attention all kids who love comics, pizza or talking about comics while eating pizza, the Kid's Graphic Novel Book Club is back!

Ethical Dilemmas Reading Group Continues

Third Installment: The Poisonwood Bible

Please join us at the Cleveland Park Neighborhood Library on Tuesday, Nov. 8 at 7 p.m., for our third installment of the Ethical Dilemmas book discussion series.

Karen Abbott's 'Sin in the Second City'

Mystery Book Club Selection for November

On Nov. 1, the Mystery Book Club goes off the fiction track to read Sin in the Second City by Karen Abbott.

Job Seekers Drop-In Clinic

Next Session: Wednesday, Nov. 7

The Cleveland Park Neighborhood Library Job Seekers Drop-In Clinic is held on the first Wednesday of the month, from 9:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m.Get one-on-one support for basic activities in an online job search, including creating an email account, writing a resume, working on an online application and more.

A Special Halloween Storytime

Wednesday, Oct. 31 at 10 a.m.

This year, Halloween falls on a Wednesday, so we are taking the opportunity to turn our Terrific Twos storytime into a Halloween extravaganza.Come in costume and enjoy Halloween-themed stories and songs and then join the costume parade around the library and down the block.

REMINDER: Tommy Well's Traveling Book Club!

Tuesday, October 23, 8 pm

The Federation of Friends of the DC Public Library, Friends of the Cleveland Park Library and Councilmember Tommy Wells invite you to attend “Tommy’s Traveling Book Club” at the Cleveland Park Neighborhood Library on Tuesday, Oct. 23 from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.